Entries by Louisiana Baptists

2018 ECON Recap

ECON 2018 compelled a large gathering of Louisiana Baptists to share Jesus and develop a strategy to do just that. Thanks to your gifts through the Cooperative Program, we were able to bring presenters from across the United States to inspire us to dream once again about what God could do in and through churches. […]

2017 Annual Meeting Videos

The 2017 Louisiana Baptist Convention was held November 13-14 at Istrouma Baptist Church in Baton Rouge. Watch below to get caught up on the great things God is doing in our state. Monday Evening Tuesday Morning Tuesday Evening

Accounting Notification for Churches

Starting in 2018, the accounting office will no longer hold the books open for receipts. The rule is, on the first business day of a new month, we will  include any receipts postmarked in the prior month as received in the prior month. Any receipts received after that day will be included in the new […]

How to Disciple Families

While it may be tempting to step aside from parenting and avoid conflict, the Brian Haynes encourages parents to do the hard things. The ultimate goal is to pass on a legacy of faith in God and strengthen the family relationship. Brian Haynes combines practical guidance and solid biblical truth to help parents who are […]

8 More Reasons to Give

1. It’s A MIRACLE When you open yourself up to giving through the tithe you get a glimpse into the supernatural. Ask a tither if supernatural provision has ever happened in their years of giving and inevitable the answer is, “Yes.” 2. It’s a FAITH BUILDER Tithing strengthens your faith muscles. Once you begin to […]

The Resurrection Changed Everything

Think about all the ways that the resurrection of Christ turned the world upside-down. It birthed the largest people of faith in the world – what we call the church. It changed our calendars. The resurrection eventually turned the Roman Empire upside down and created a completely new way of engaging with God. The resurrection […]

Prayer Boot Camp Resources

If you missed the Prayer Bootcamp, here’s some content to help you as you develop a prayer strategy in your church. These brief clips will inspire and aid you to begin making your church a House of Prayer. For more resources visit: http://blog.lifeway.com/growingdisciples/

2016 YEC Recap

Relive it or experience it for the first time. Now you can watch all the incredible messages from YEC2016.  Let’s begin to pray today for YEC2017 in November. Also, we hope you’ll join us for Clear Camps at Tall Timbers!

2017 ECON Recap

ECON was historic as we celebrated Harvest! If you missed the conference or you’d like to review the messages of ECON, you came to the right place. Feel free to access all the messages from ECON 2017. With these videos you can: use them to train and motivate your leaders get inspired again pray through […]

6 Steps to Simplify Christmas

Let’s admit it. Holidays can get complicated. If we don’t pay attention, our debt grows, our peace shrinks and our stress expands. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are 6 ways you can make Christmas a simpler, more beautiful season. 1. Heighten your gratitude. Paul reminds us that anxiety and gratitude don’t […]